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TITLE
'Teampull na Trionaide' and 'Teampull Clann a' Phiocair', North Uist
EXTERNAL ID
QZP40_2475_P226B
PLACENAME
Carinish
DISTRICT
North Uist
OLD COUNTY/PARISH
INVERNESS: North Uist
DATE OF IMAGE
1873
PERIOD
1300s
SOURCE
Highland Libraries
ASSET ID
31724
KEYWORDS
Temple of the Trinity
Trinity Temple
Temple of the Clan MacVicar
MacVicar Temple
Carinish
North Uist
Amie MacRory
Lords of the Isles
temples
chapels
'Teampull na Trionaide' and 'Teampull Clann a' Phiocair', North Uist

'Teampull na Trionaide' or 'Temple of the Trinity' and 'Teampull Clann a'Phiocair' or ' Temple of the Clan MacVicar' sit side by side at Carinish on North Uist. It is said that both chapels were built by Amie MacRory (c.1350-90), wife of the 'good' John of Islay, first Lord of the Isles. They are about 5ft apart and were once joined by a passageway.

The illustration is from 'Archaeologia Scotica, or Transactions of the Society of Antiquaries of Scotland', Vol V - Part I, Edinburgh, 1873

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'Teampull na Trionaide' and 'Teampull Clann a' Phiocair', North Uist

INVERNESS: North Uist

1300s

Temple of the Trinity; Trinity Temple; Temple of the Clan MacVicar; MacVicar Temple; Carinish; North Uist; Amie MacRory; Lords of the Isles; temples; chapels

Highland Libraries

Fraser Mackintosh Collection (illustrations)

'Teampull na Trionaide' or 'Temple of the Trinity' and 'Teampull Clann a'Phiocair' or ' Temple of the Clan MacVicar' sit side by side at Carinish on North Uist. It is said that both chapels were built by Amie MacRory (c.1350-90), wife of the 'good' John of Islay, first Lord of the Isles. They are about 5ft apart and were once joined by a passageway. <br /> <br /> The illustration is from 'Archaeologia Scotica, or Transactions of the Society of Antiquaries of Scotland', Vol V - Part I, Edinburgh, 1873